Early Colonial Settlers of Southern Maryland and Virginia's Northern Neck Counties

Eleanor Edmonston

Female 1702 - Aft 1750  (> 49 years)


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  • Name Eleanor Edmonston 
    Born 1702  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died Aft 1750  Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I15364  Tree1
    Last Modified 20 May 2022 

    Father Archibald Edmonston,   b. 1678, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jun 1734, Prince George's County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Jane Beall,   b. 1678, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jun 1748, Prince George's County, Maryland - inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 1695  Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F5718  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Edward Offutt,   b. 1698, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Nov 1749, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years) 
    Married Abt 1718  Rock Creek Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Jane Offutt,   b. Abt 1718, Rock Creek Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jul 1787, Montgomery County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 69 years)  [natural]
     2. Mary Offutt,   b. 6 Oct 1721, Rock Creek Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Oct 1780, Montgomery County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)  [natural]
     3. Ruth Offutt,   b. Abt 1723, Rock Creek Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     4. William Offutt,   b. 1725, Rock Creek Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1780, Montgomery County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 54 years)  [natural]
     5. Archibald Offutt,   b. Bef 1733, Rock Creek Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1756, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 25 years)  [natural]
     6. Nathaniel Offutt,   b. Abt 1734, Rock Creek Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jun 1818, Harrison County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 84 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 20 May 2022 
    Family ID F10493  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • === did Eleanor Remarry?
      1748-1752 Frederick County MD Land Records {Patricia Abelard Andersen}
      pg. 668-670. Ninian Tannyhall Junior recorded 22 Nov. 1752, made 18 Nov. 1752 between John And Eleanor Deleqill, for 1000 lbs tob., part oftract called "Outlett" M&B given, at end of 88 perches of Nathaniel Offutt's dividing line, for 80 acres. Signed John Dalyzell, Eleanor Dalyzell her mark, in presence of Jno Rawlins, Henry Wright Crabb. Receipt, dower release, AF recorded.
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      OFFUTT, EDWARD, Frederick Co., planter. 21 Jul, 1749; 10 Nov, 1749
      To son William and hrs., 200 A. being pt. of tract called "Outlett' bounded as followeth: beginning in the river of sd. land, 40 perches from the beginning tree of sd. "Outlett."
      To wife, all remaining pt. of sd. land; at her decease, to son Nathaniel, 250 A.
      At decease of wife, to 2 daus. Ruth and Mary and hrs., but so as the sd. Ruth and her husband have that pt. of sd. land and plantation they now dwell on; to wife, the use and levies of slaves called Charles, Hercules, and etc., during her life; at her decease, to son Nathaniel.
      To son Archibald, the slaves.
      After wife's decease, certain one to dau. Jane, and dau. Ruth.
      Wife extx.
      Wit: James Edmonston, Wm. Pritchett, WM. Herbert, Richard Gorton, Charles Allison. 27. 110
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      Edward Offutt 44.213 FR £637.19.11 Jan 22 1749 Nov 20 1750
      Appraisers: Alexander Beall, A. Magruder.
      Creditors: Chris. Lowndes, George Gordon.
      Next of kin: Thomas Edmonston, William Offutt.
      Executrix: Elinor Offutt.
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      Mary Offutt 28.183 A PG £2.10.6 Jul 23 1750
      The amount of the accounts also included £39.12.5 in sterling & #376.
      Received from (merchants in London): William Black, Silvanus Groves, MM Torver & Philpot.
      Payments to: Elinor Offutt (executrix of Edward Offutt (his portion)), Daniel Dulany, Esq. paid to John Cooke.
      Executor: Nathaniel Offutt (gentleman).
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      Prince George's Land Records 1739-1743 - Liber Y -Page 646.
      Feb 5, 1742/43 from Edward Offutt of PG, planter, to Charles Hodges of PG, yeoman, for 32 £sterling, part of a parcel of land in PG, called Brock Hall, bounded by Back Branch, containing about 49-1/2 acres. Signed - Edwd Offutt. Wit John Bowie Jr, Thos Hilleary, Geo: Parker*, Jams Edmonston*, Nath: Wickham*, Thos Owen*. This deed was acknowledged by Edward Offutt and Eleanor, his wife. Recorded Mar 25, 1743.
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      Edmonston (Edmondson), Archibald, Prince George's 13th Mch., 1734; 28th June, 1734.
      To sons James and Archibald, daus. Mary Beal, Ellenor Offutt, Ruth Orme, Martha Allen and granddan. Jane Allenn, personalty.
      To dau. Martha Allenn and hrs... dwelling plantation, "Dunkell", at decease of wife Jane.
      To son-in-law Thomas Allen and hrs., 200 A. out of "Dear Park'.' and "Bare Garden," sd. tract to be E. N. E. of plantation where son Ninian formerly lived.
      To son Thomas and hrs., residue of afsd. tracts, also 200 A. "The Goar" on E. branch of Potomack and 60 A. "Addition to the Goar" and personalty, to be for himself at age of 17. sd. son dying without issue his portion of 'Dear Park" and "Bare Garden" to son Archibald, and two tracts last named to son James.
      To wife Jane and hrs, personalty, to divide the residue of personal estate with son Thomas, wife Jane to have charge of personalty bequeathed son Thomas until he arrives at age of 21.
      To Clement Hill and hrs other half of "Cool Spring Level," half of which has been conveyed by deed of gift to dau Ellinor Offutt.
      Test: George Wells, Samuel White, William Beall, Elizabeth White. 21. 159,
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      Capt. Archibald Edmonston 14.23 A PG £418.11.8 £113.13.8 Nov 10 1735
      A second inventory is cited in the amount of £85.17.10.
      Received from: John Hunt, Thomas Smith, William Murdock, William Beall, George Wells, John Magee, Dorothy Lucas, Joseph Belt, Thomas Odell, William Hayward, Joseph Adams, (merchant in London).
      Payments to: Dr. John Hamilton, Philip Pindall, Randolph Johnson, Thomas Allen, Daniel Lamport paid to John Magruder, Josias Jeffery, John Docwra, John Moore, Jr., George Nicolls, John Gibson, Thomas Brooke, Esq,, Richard Lee, Esq., Benjamin Tasker & Daniel Dulany, Esq., Dr. Richard Hill paid to George Allen.
      Legatees (children): James Edmonston, Mary Beall, Elinor Offutt, Ruth Orme, Archibald Edmonston, Martha Allen.
      Executrix: Jane Edmonston (widow, relict),
      ===
      Land Records of Prince George's County, Maryland
      Liber T, Page 58
      Recorded at request of Edward Offutt, 30 Jan 1733:
      Deed of Gift from Archibald Edmonson, Sr., planter, to dau. Eleanor Offutt, wife of Edward Offutt; 1/2 part of Cool Spring Levell; adj. son-in-law Edward Offutt; then to grandson Archibald Offutt, s/o Edward and Eleanor; if Archibald has no heirs, then to Jane Offutt, d/o Edward and Eleanor; /s/ Archibald Edmonston; wit. Thos. Sprigg, Thomas Allen; ack. Archibald Edmonston _ Jan 1733
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